ORANGE COUNTY, CA — Iron Grip Barbell Co. celebrated a decade in the commercial fitness industry at IHRSA 2003.

“The IHRSA show always generates so much energy, it's the perfect venue to kick off our anniversary year,” stated Michael Rojas, Iron Grip's co-founder and president. “At the show, and throughout 2003, we'll be celebrating a number of company milestones and taking the opportunity to recognize and show appreciation for the customers who have supported our growth.”

To celebrate 10 years, Iron Grip offered in-booth promotions and special events throughout the show, including a drawing for an Xbox game console each day, the company said.

“Even though we're proud of our 10 years of accomplishment, we have a strong commitment to the next 10 years and beyond,” Scott Frasco, Iron Grip co-founder and CFO added. “We will continue to develop creative new designs, more advanced production methods, and more innovative products to fulfill our customers' needs.”